| By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Pine Hollow Country Club in East Norwich had a great turnout as it kicked off its 2017 tennis season with an opening day meet and greet on Sunday afternoon, bringing together current and new members for a day of tennis fun despite the chilly and cloudy weather. “We probably have about 50 people...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
One-on-One Doubles Tennis, the half-court serve-and-volley singles game played cross-court including the alley returned the New York City as the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center hosted The Innovations Tennis Challenge, a USTA National Category III tournament. “I just love the game, and...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Long Island Tennis Magazine will continue its local grassroots push by running a series of events and tournaments throughout the 2017 summer. The 2017 LITM Summer Series will kick-off on Saturday, May 20 (Rain-Date May 21) at Engineers Country Club in Roslyn, N.Y., as we host The Long Island Tennis...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center hosted a free conference on Sunday: “Making the Admissions Process Work For You” and “How to Create a Great College Tennis Resume”, presented by the National Tennis Center, the City Parks Foundation and Serve and Return, Inc. “We’re always aiming to...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The USTA Eastern Section held its Annual Conference at the Renaissance Westchester Hotel in West Harrison, N.Y., bringing together members of all the section’s regions for a weekend of celebrating the year’s achievements and discuss ways to continue to improve on its initiatives. “This year our...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Monday night’s BNP Paribas Showdown at Madison Square Garden had a new format and many fresh faces, and once again delivered a fun and exciting night of tennis to the New York City crowd. In the end, it was Team World, comprised of Lleyton Hewitt, Nick Kyrgios, Kei Nishikori and Garbine Muguruza,...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The 27 th annual USTA Long Island Awards Dinner will be held on Wednesday, May 3 as the region honors juniors and adults who have had an impact both on and off the court in this past year. Some of the night’s awards have been announced. PRESTIGIOUS AWARDS Hy Zausner Lifetime Achievement Award:...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Tennis legends Andy Roddick and Lleyton Hewitt will join the star-studded lineup for the 10th anniversary of the BNP Paribas Showdown on Monday, March 6, it was announced on Monday. Roddick and Hewitt will join Juan Martin del Potro, Kei Nishikori, Venus Williams, Garbiñe Muguruza, Nick Kyrgios and...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Stop World Hunger, Inc. has announced its schedule of tennis events for the 2017 season. This year marks the 37 th year of Stop World Hunger’s charity events for famine relief. All funds are forwarded to Catholic Relief Services to assist them in their efforts to feed hungry children. Assistance is...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Photo Credit: Reuben Kliner The fourth annual Play for Pink Tennis tournament was held at the Shelter Rock Tennis and Country Club in Manhasset as 160 hardy and enthusiastic tennis players came out to participate in this charity event. The tournament was created after Shelter Rock’s Head Pro, Robin...Read more